Migration, Human Capital, and Poverty in a Dual-Economy Model of a Developing Country

Migration, Human Capital, and Poverty in a Dual-Economy Model of a Developing Country
The coexistence of urban and rural poverty and migration to cities is studied in a dual economy model where the acquisition of skills is costly and involves migration to urban areas. In this model, both the distribution of innate abilities and the distribution of wealth matter for the migration decision, and costs of backmigration may produce an... READ MORE...

Publication date: September 2001
ISBN 9781451855050
$15.00

Add to Cart by clicking price of the language and format you'd like to purchase

Available Languages and Formats

Paperback

Publication date: September 2001

PDF

Publication date: September 2001

ePub

Publication date: September 2001

Mobi

Publication date: September 2001

English